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The University of Chicago Medicine - Comer Children's Hospital

Our Team

At the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital, our board-certified rheumatologists are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care for children affected by conditions of the joints, muscles, bones and connective tissue.

Pediatric Rheumatologists

Melissa Tesher, MD 
Linda Wagner-Weiner, MD 
Deirdre De Ranieri, MD 
Martha Rodriguez, MD (fellow)

Rheumatology Nurse

Carolyn Zic, RN


We offer extensive inpatient and outpatient care at Comer Children's on the University of Chicago medical campus in Hyde Park. In addition, we provide outpatient services in several convenient locations.

The University of Chicago Medicine 
Comer Children's Hospital 
5721 S. Maryland Avenue 
Chicago, IL 60637

University of Chicago Pediatric Specialists 
8528 Broadway 
Merrillville, IN 4641